We fund organizations and projects that show great promise for saving and improving lives and for helping us learn.

We've organized the grants in Our Portfolio in a database that you can browse and download. Grants recommended by Open Philanthropy also appear in its grants database here.

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Grant Organization Topic Date of Award Amount
CSET — General Support (August 2021) Center for Security and Emerging Technology Potential Risks from Advanced AI 08/2021 $38,920,000
Dezernat Zukunft — General Support and Re-Granting Dezernat Zukunft Macroeconomic Policy 07/2021 $4,000,000
Indian Institute of Technology Delhi — Air Quality Sensors in South Asia Indian Institute of Technology Delhi Global Health & Development 06/2021 $88,000
Wild Animal Initiative — Animal Welfare Research Wild Animal Initiative Farm Animal Welfare 06/2021 $3,500,000
Community Based Public Safety Collective — General Support Community Based Public Safety Collective Criminal Justice Reform 04/2021 $150,000
Future of Humanity Institute — Research Scholars Programs Future of Humanity Institute Global Catastrophic Risks 04/2021 $3,121,861
Compassion in World Farming USA — General Support (2021) Compassion in World Farming USA Farm Animal Welfare 04/2021 $550,000
Open Phil AI Fellowship — 2021 Class Open Phil AI Fellowship Potential Risks from Advanced AI 04/2021 $1,300,000
Wakker Dier — Farm Animal Welfare Litigation Wakker Dier Farm Animal Welfare 04/2021 $1,180,000
SCI Foundation — General Support SCI Foundation Global Health & Development 03/2021 $3,129,000
Wageningen University & Research — Wild-Caught Fish Welfare Wageningen University & Research Farm Animal Welfare 03/2021 $519,434
Dao Foods — Plant-Based Meat Promotion Dao Foods Farm Animal Welfare 03/2021 $1,100,000
MIT Media Lab — Kevin Esvelt’s Research (2021) Massachusetts Institute of Technology Media Lab Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness 03/2021 $1,000,000
Rethink Priorities — Moral Patienthood and Moral Weight Research Rethink Priorities Farm Animal Welfare 03/2021 $315,500
UC Davis — COVID-19 Antiviral Studies (Lark L. Coffey) UC Davis Scientific Research 03/2021 $100,642
CDC Foundation — Malaria Control Research Project (2021) CDC Foundation Scientific Research 03/2021 $672,500
UC Berkeley — Adversarial Robustness Research (David Wagner) UC Berkeley Potential Risks from Advanced AI 02/2021 $330,000
UC Berkeley — Adversarial Robustness Research (Dawn Song) UC Berkeley Potential Risks from Advanced AI 02/2021 $330,000
Sightsavers — Deworming Programs (2021) Sightsavers Global Health & Development 02/2021 $2,796,000
University of Tübingen — Robustness Research (Wieland Brendel) University of Tübingen Potential Risks from Advanced AI 02/2021 $590,000